Immediately after a long operate, this champ’s winning streak has appear to an close.
On Jan. 26, Amy Schneider‘s Jeopardy! reign came to an conclusion just after Rhone Talsma, a librarian from Chicago, finished in 1st place with a score of $29,600 and Schneider finished second with $19,600, leaving her with overall earnings of $1,382,800.
All through the episode, Talsma responded properly to a vital Daily Double late in the Double Jeopardy! spherical. The pair headed into Ultimate Jeopardy! with Schneider main with a score of $27,600, and Talsma in second put with $17,600.
So what question ended Schneider’s streak and place Talsma on top rated?
The Final Jeopardy! group was Nations around the world of the Globe, and the remedy was, “The only nation in the earth whose identify in English ends in an ‘H,’ it’s also a single of the 10 most populous.”
Talsma responded correctly—”What is Bangladesh?”—and Schneider did not give a response, leaving Talsma with the title of champion and ending Schneider’s time on the display.